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Beyond here be Monsters

A little piece I wrote this seveal years ago when I was facing the necessity of rejoining “civilized society” after being off-grid and pretty much off the map for a time. 253 more words

Life

Bothersome Dreams

Last night I had an awful dream! I woke up with a start and couldn’t stop crying. Even when I got up and walked to the kitchen to get a drink of water to shake the sleep, I started crying again when my son asked me what the dream was about. 551 more words

Thoughts

University Nerves

I’ve always been one of those people who gets nervous about going back to school. When I was in elementary school it meant crying almost every first day of school as my parents dropped me off. 491 more words

Life

A letter

Dear You,

I write of love, and sometimes of war,
Not mechanical wars.
But our own wars,
The tougher ones,
The ones which we fight silently. 191 more words

Poetry

On being lost...and finding myself... over and over again

Okay, so I’m a little lost. I just finished watching Kung Fu Panda 3 with my toddler to try to pass the hours in between naps because I’m sick and feeling like hell and needed some help from an electronic babysitter (yeah, yeah, bad parent, I know). 1,045 more words

Don't Let Your Ideas Die

The only way to keep a flame hot is to stoke the fire.

Earlier today you were eating your lunch and something sparked in your mind and lit a fire. 193 more words

Advice

Okay ako

“Okay ako”

Mga katagang palaging sambit ng mga labi ko,

Ngumingiti ako kahit litung- lito at piga ang puso,

Magulo, maingay

Di ko na alam kung tama pa ba ito- 418 more words